Laura Arrow
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noise chart from Third Grade Tidbits: Monday Made It #3

This is perfect! It's so small I can just hang it on or next to the whiteboard. My kids need expectations explicitly set for everything this year. Squares for rewards of using the right level x

Roll & Retell: Fun way to discuss a story. Link goes to PDF printable on Google Drive. Thanks Fun-in-First blog!

With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story. Using the dice to decide the open ended question will keep the students interested and thinking about the literature elements.

Persuasive writing prompts are best with a mentor text! I love persuasive writing activities with mentor texts because the writing is always engaging and hilarious! (Freebie Included)

Persuasive writing prompts are best with a mentor text! I love persuasive writing activities with mentor texts because the writing is always engaging and hilarious!

These mentor texts for persuasive writing can be found on this practical post: Writing to Persuade...Ten Steps

These mentor texts for persuasive writing can be found on this practical post: Writing to Persuade.

Hey, Little Ant: Persuasive Writing

As promised, I wanted to share what we’ve been doing in our classroom with the Thanksgiving Persuasive Writing pack that you can learn more about HERE! Since persuasive writing is a big deal …

Having an opinion…An entire unit here on opinion writing, using the book Hey, Little Ant. LL

Having an opinion…An entire unit here on opinion writing, using the book Hey, Little Ant. LL I put these pencils up at the beginning of the year and just rotate their writing--Easy.

Get your little learners excited about opinion writing with "The Day the Crayons Quit" and this super cute crayon craftivity! Your kiddos are sure to be engaged as they complete this persuasive letter to their favorite color!

Get your little learners excited about opinion writing with "The Day the Crayons Quit" and this super cute crayon craftivity! Your kiddos are sure to be engaged as they complete this persuasive letter to their favorite color/colour!